For a long time, spinal fusion was the only surgery to treat scoliosis. Over the years, the operation has improved and become the gold standard. But now, there’s another procedure available. Though it seems to offer big advantages, its long-term outcomes are uncertain. How do you weigh one against the other?
We recommend you this very interesting article written by Steph Yin in the whyy.org where they followed one family as they made a decision. Hope you enjoy the article. Comments are welcome!
The Article Link: https://whyy.org/segments/rope-or-rod-torn-between-scoliosis-surgeries/